Mini Med Spring Session Set for March, 2019

Published February 1, 2019



LSU Health Shreveport is holding its Spring Mini Medical School session starting March 5, 2019. This four-week program is held from 5:30-7:15 pm Tuesdays through March 26, 2019.

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Session Information:

Tuesday, March 5: When Snoozing is Stressful: Diagnosing Sleep Disorders 

Tuesday, March 12 – How to Save a Life: Critical Care Medicine & Extracorporeal Life Support Service

 Tuesday, March 19 – Arts in Medicine at Feist-Weiller Cancer Center: How Creativity Helps Patients Cope with Cancer

Tuesday, March 26 – Center for Excellence in Arthritis and Rheumatology: Types of Arthritis & Treatments


Mini Med School at LSU Health Shreveport began in the spring of 2012 when 30 community members put on white coats and got a taste of medical school The program has been repeated at least twice a year, with more than 300 Mini Med graduates in the Shreveport-Bossier area. Taught by medical school leadership and faculty, "students" learn about important health topics and the latest developments in healthcare fields. Sessions are typically held every spring and fall. 


Cost for the Mini Med School is $40 for new participants, which includes a white lab coat and all four sessions. The fee for returning Mini Med alums is $20. Registration includes all dates. If you prefer to pay by check, please make it out to the LSU Health Sciences Foundation for $40 or $20 and mail to: 920 Pierremont Rd, Suite 506, Shreveport, LA 71106

For questions, please email Megan Strecker at or call her at 318-675-8789.


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